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New York State Canal Corporation

 Notice to Mariners

  Erie Canal – Lockport

August 11, 2022

Mariners are advised that Erie Canal Lock E-34/35 in Lockport will be pausing lockages for recreational vessels until further notice, due to higher water levels on the Canal from Lock E-34/35 to Gasport Guard Gate 17. Boaters should plan their itineraries accordingly.

Updates will follow.

Charts showing the affected area can be found at and  

Features along the Erie Canal are listed by mileage at

In case of emergencies, please call the Canal Corporation Emergency Call Center at: (833) 538-1042.

The Canal Corporation urges all users to register to receive updates through the "Notice to Mariners" notification program at

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